Country requirement & restriction

The Khalifa Bin Salman Port serves the city of Manama. Most import locations, whether in the city or in the industrial suburbs, are within a 20 km radius.
Maersk Line in Bahrain offers only CY delivery.
For consolidated container consisting of smaller LCL shipments are delivered at the port premises upon stripping. The holder of the Maersk Line’s B/L for consolidated container(s) is the primary contact and on the Maersk Line’s B/L holder instructions then Maersk Line will release the appropriate Delivery Order(s) for each specific LCL cargo owner(s) as per regulatory requirements. However Maersk Line is only accountable to the original Maersk Line’s B/L holder. The consignee mentioned in the Maersk Line’s B/L is responsible to submit the LCL manifest (most probably Freight Forwarder house B/L) to the Port of Bahrain, with information about the actual consignees or final cargo owners.

Freight Forwarders: According to port regulations the correct and final consignee should always be updated in the Maersk Line’s B/L, the Freight Forwarder to be mentioned as notify part only. If this is not followed the delivery order can not be released.
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Hazardous cargo: IMO class 1 and 7 are not acceptable for delivery in Bahrain. IMO class 5.1 is acceptable on direct delivery basis only. All documentation formalities must be completed prior to arrival of vessel.

Ports and Maritime Affairs ruled Bahrain ports will not accept cargo to/from Qatar effective 6 June 2017 until further notice
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